Office of Education
1. Purpose of committee
The Office of Education is to coordinate and provide leadership to the efforts of the Society in promoting the importance of plant pathology in curricula and the need to support the educational development of plant pathologists.
2. Specific tasks required to fulfill charge
" Identify and implement the most effective means to communicate and promote the content of the Education Center to primary and secondary educators and for professional development.
" Develop and pursue opportunities for development of new high-impact content to increase public and professional awareness of the value of plant pathology.
" Create, identify and pursue high-impact opportunities to reach elite undergraduate scholars for recruitment as professional plant pathologists
3. Progress report expectations (timing) and other details that will assist them in carrying out this charge